Cumberland CouncilPopulation forecast
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This forecast has been updated with 2016 Census dwelling counts and the 2016 Estimated Resident Population. More information can be found here.

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Welcome to the Cumberland Council area population forecasts

The Cumberland Council area population forecast for 2018 is 242,524, and is forecast to grow to 304,811 by 2036.

The Cumberland Council area population and household forecasts present what is driving population change in the community and how the population, age structure and household types will change each year between 2016 and 2036.

The forecasts are designed to provide community groups, Council, investors, business, students and the general public with knowledge to make confident decisions about the future.

These forecasts were last updated in September 2017 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of the Cumberland Council area. Forecasts are available for each year from 2016 to 2036.

Forecast areas
Cumberland Council area
Forecast population
Forecast population 2036 forecast population: 304,811 2035 forecast population: 302,518 2034 forecast population: 300,257 2033 forecast population: 297,992 2032 forecast population: 295,710 2031 forecast population: 293,373 2030 forecast population: 290,840 2029 forecast population: 288,244 2028 forecast population: 285,578 2027 forecast population: 282,850 2026 forecast population: 279,636 2025 forecast population: 276,270 2024 forecast population: 272,902 2023 forecast population: 269,134 2022 forecast population: 264,669 2021 forecast population: 260,173 2020 forecast population: 255,104 2019 forecast population: 249,301 2018 forecast population: 242,524 2017 forecast population: 235,596 2016 forecast population: 226,052
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id, September 2017.
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